Ram Charan and Jr NTR-starrer RRR will not release on its scheduled date. The makers today (September 11) confirmed that while the post-production work is nearly done and the film will be ready for release on October 13, they have decided to delay it as theatres remain shut due to Covid-19. In a statement on social media, the makers promised that the film would be released at the earliest possible date.
Fans of Ram Charan and Jr NTR are excited about the release of their upcoming magnum opus, RRR. However, they are here for disappointment as the makers have decided to postpone the release of the film. RRR was scheduled to release on October 13. But now it has been delayed.
The official Twitter handle of the film, RRRMovies, tweeted, “Post production nearly done to have #RRRMovie ready by October’21. But as known to many, we are postponing the release but cannot announce a new date with theatres indefinitely closed. We will release at the earliest possible date when the world cinema markets are up and running (sic).”
In August, Ram Charan and Jr NTR returned to Hyderabad after shooting for SS Rajamouli’s RRR in Ukraine. On August 20, the entire cast and crew took to Instagram to share an adorable video with the director. The team wrapped up a two-week-long song schedule in Ukraine. According to reports, most of the shooting of the film is complete.
Sharing the video, the makers wrote, “Wrapped up a two-week-long electrifying song schedule in #Ukraine ! #RRRMovie #RRR (sic).”
Directed by SS Rajamouli, RRR is set in the pre-independence era and narrates the fictional tale of two Indian freedom fighters, Komaram Bheem and Alluri Seetharama Raju. Jr NTR and Ram Charan play lead roles in the film. Apart from Ram Charan and Jr NTR, the film stars Alia Bhatt, Ajay Devgn, Samuthirakani, Ray Stevenson, Alison Doody, Shriya Saran and Olivia Morris in pivotal roles. Alia plays Sita, Ram Charan’s love interest. The music for the film has been composed by MM Keeravani. The first song, Dosti, was unveiled on Friendship Day (August 1).